Hayward is a city located in Freeborn County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 240, it is the 624th largest city in Minnesota and the 16096th largest city in the United States . Hayward is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -4.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 250 in 2010. Hayward reached it's highest population of 250 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Hayward has a population density of 394 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hayward is $46,610 with a poverty rate of 4.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $310 per month, and the median house value is $76,800. The median age in Hayward is 47 years, 49.4 years for males, and 43.7 years for females.